Optik 21 is a creative boutique agency that offers high quality photography and video services, ranging from portraits, headshots, wedding photography, to capturing events for corporate clients, couples and families. Run by married duo Francesca Andre & Gustavo Azael Torres, these two established photographers specialize in work that accentuates the personal storytelling and fuses beauty with documentary photography. Optik 21’s approach is highly personalized, creative, stylish, and eclectic. Our mission is to work closely with clients to understand their needs and help them manifest their creative vision. Our boutique has had several work that have been published in prominent media outlets such as the New York Post, New York Daily News, Connecticut Post, Daily Mail, Afropunk, Global Voices and Sheen magazine. Most recently, the Optik 21 duo produced an award winning short film, Charcoal, which has been screened in several international film festivals and highlighted in publications such as Think Progress, the Daily Voice, Connecticut Post and the New York Daily News.